EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

POLITICAL SCIENCE

2016- Present 

Fields: Comparative Politics, International Relations, and American Government

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

  

                      SELECTED ACADEMIC  EXPERIENCE

 

ADJUNCT FACULTY

Howard University

Department of Political Science

August 2018 - Present

POLS 128 - International Relations

POLS 001 - Introduction to Political Science

POLS 010 - National Government of the U.S. 

Trinity Washington University

Department of Political Science

2021

POLS 213 - Women & Politics

University of the Potomac

March 2013 - May 2017

International Business

International Marketing

Leadership

GRADUATE ASSISTANTSHIP FELLOW

Howard University

Department of Political Science

August 2018 - Present

Howard University

Graduate School

October 2018 - December 2020

                SELECTED APPLIED EXPERIENCE

 

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

CAMPAIGN MANAGER

Kobie Pruitt for Cheverly Town Council

February 2019 - May 2019

RESEARCH ASSISTANT

United States Institute of Peace

MEA, Africa Center 

August 2017 - August 2018

PROJECT ASSISTANT

National Democratic Institute (NDI)

Southern & East Africa (SEA)

November 2016 - May 2017

HEAD DELEGATE

Regent's College London  Model United Nations (Cape Verde delegation)

October 2011 - May 2012

2012 National Model United Nation (N-MUN), New York, NY

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

BOOK CHAPTER

Published in the book: “Black Freedom Struggles: An Africa Reader", by Kendall Hunt Publishing

The Struggle for Governance-Democracy in Contemporary Africa

JOURNAL ARTICLE

Published by SAIS Review of International Affairs, Volume 41, Number 1 - Winter-Spring 2021, pp. 73-84

Representation and Inclusion in Diplomacy: A Closer Look at Black Women US Ambassadors

BOOK REVIEW

Publ African Studies Quarterly, 20(3), 121-122

Review of the book, “In the Shadow of Mandela: Political Leadership in South Africa” by A. Johnston. 

ARTICLE

Published by Howard University's College of Arts & Sciences, March 6, 2019

Women in Politics and Law: International Women's Day 2019

ARTICLE

Published by Howard University's College of Arts & Sciences,  October 18, 2018

Dr. PLO Lumumba on the Role of Africa and the Black Diaspora in International Affairs

 SELECTED CONFERENCES

 

NATIONAL CONFERENCE OF BLACK POLITICAL SCIENTISTS (NCOBPS)

Baltimore, MD (remote) 2021

Conference Paper: “Cooperative Idealism or Competitive Realism? The Nature of the Intergovernmental Organization BRICS in Africa” 

NORTHEASTERN POLITICAL SCIENCE ASSOCIATION (NPSA) CONFERENCE

Philadelphia, PA 2017

Conference Paper: "A Seat At The Table: The Role of African-American Women in International Relations"


INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS & HUMAN RIGHTS CONFERENCE

Regent's College London, 2011

Conference Paper: “The Evolving Role of the African Union within the United Nations”